Sasol boosts Lake Charles costs to ‘worst-case’ R148bn

2016-08-23 10:20

Sasol has raised its cost estimate for the Lake Charles chemical project in the US by almost 25% to $11bn (R148bn) following a review.

Motorists warned of 91 000kg AK column on roads

2016-08-02 19:28

Motorists are requested to exercise caution because of a 60m long Acid Gas Scrubber column being transported from Johannesburg to Secunda in Mpumalanga.

Ted Black: Constable’s happy lot – Why CEOs paid far too much

2016-06-27 16:04

What top management behaviours do incentives, particularly share options, really trigger and what impact do they have on a firm’s economic performance, asks Ted Black.

SA’s worst CEO – paid R50m a year; lost his company billions

2016-06-09 09:29

Sasol CEO is unlikely to retain fond memories of his time in Johannesburg. Those responsible for his unsuccessful appointment will be doing some reflection of their own.

Sasol profit to drop 30% on R11.5bn charges, lower oil price

2016-06-06 08:00

Sasol says full-year profit will drop as much as 30% as it has been hurt by lower crude prices and it booked R11.5bn of impairments on its share of a shale-gas asset in Canada.

Sasol starts drilling in Mozambique

2016-05-26 13:43

Sasol has started the drilling of its first well in terms of its production sharing agreement licence in Mozambique.

Sasol gives R15m to SA universities for research

2016-04-26 12:44

Sasol has allocated R15m to South African universities to conduct research in selected areas of strategic interest to the company.

Sasol profit drops on global volatility

2016-03-07 15:26

Sasol's profit for the first half of its financial year fell by 50% in a challenging global environment, while headline earnings per share were 24% down to R24.28.

Sasol one step closer to drilling in Mozambique

2016-02-01 18:04

Sasol has gained "permission to drill for appraisal" at an area adjacent to its Pande and Temane gas fields in Mozambique.

Sasol launches global search for new CEO

2015-12-04 14:38

Sasol's search for CEO David Constable’s replacement has almost been concluded, chairperson Mandla Gantsho has told shareholders at the company's AGM.


Sasol mining unit output rises

2016-08-05 10:28

Sasol has announced its production and sales metrics for the year to end-June 2016 for each of its operating and strategic business units.

Sasol mulling bid for Chevron assets

2016-07-01 16:31

Sasol is “assessing the opportunity" of making an offer for Chevron’s assets, which the Strategic Fuel Fund has also expressed interest in buying.

Is Constable SA’s worst CEO? Kantor responds – How (not) to value a CEO

2016-06-14 14:16

An economist looks at how to value a CEO, and what difference a well paid one should make to the worth of a firm like Sasol, given the influence of oil on the share price.

JSE a mixed bag on economic data

2016-06-08 14:16

The JSE was at midday a mixed bag, with industrial and financial shares sharply down but resources and gold reacting solidly on good economic news for China and higher commodity prices.

Sasol says Mozambique gas project not affected by debt crisis

2016-05-30 12:45

Mozambique's debt crisis will not impact Sasol's $1.4bn gas project because costs will be covered by the firm and recouped through gas revenues.

New business incubator set to boost the manufacturing sector

2016-05-16 09:37

Start-ups can now further develop into thriving businesses that contribute to the economy, thanks to a new business incubator.

Sasol delays US chemical plant amid price drop

2016-03-07 20:03

Sasol will review the cost and timing of its $8.9bn chemicals plant in the US as slumping prices cause first-half profit to drop 63%.

Young artists turning heads

2016-02-17 14:00

A new generation of young artists are changing the world of art. finweek caught up with two artists making waves in the industry with their modern creations.

SHARE WATCH: 5 stock picks to keep your eye on

2016-01-24 15:19

AB InBev and Sasol are part of the five shares to watch amid the market selloff, according to an analyst at Overberg Asset Management.

Sasol Inzalo debuts on JSE

2015-12-01 10:50

Sasol Inzalo ordinary shares have started trading on the JSE Empowerment Segment, its second listing after MTN's Zakhele shares commenced trading in November.

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